Involving stakeholders

Estates like Yorke Drive are communities, and consist of more than the people who live there. As part of the consultation, community groups, charities, churches, businesses, schools, shops and statutory organisations will be fully consulted and encouraged to take part in the master-planning process.

If you or your organisation is working in the Yorke Drive estate area, and want to know more about what is being proposed and how you can get involved, please contact the Project Team via Harriet Partington at 01636 655462 or Harriet.partington@newark-sherwooddc.gov.uk.

Ways to be involved

Fill in the residents household survey – residents can fill in the survey that is being carried out in the area. The survey is available online until the end of May.

Attend an event

During the next few months, you will be invited to events, workshops and exhibitions to discuss the development and masterplan.

These will be advertised in the newsletter, on Facebook and Twitter.

Yorke Drive Residents Consultative Panel

As part of the household survey we asked residents if they would like to be involved in a Consultative Panel, to work with the architects and other members of the Yorke Drive team. 33 residents said they would be keen to get involved, with a further 38 residents indicating that they would like to learn more about what being part of the panel will involve.

If you are interested in joining the panel please contact Harriet Partington on 01636 655462, or email harriet.partington@newark-sherwooddc@gov.uk

Keeping up to date

You can keep up to date by regularly checking these webpages, or by following us on Twitter or Facebook.

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We will also be sending out regular newsletters for the project, which will include updates on progress, the next steps in the project, and advertise consultation events.

Electronic copies of the newsletters will be available in this section for you to download or view.

Important dates and events will be posted here regularly, as well as being advertised on social media.

You can also provide us with your e mail details, and we will send you key information and invitations to events.

Residents household survey

Our survey team have been in the area between helping residents complete a household survey.

All homes have been given the opportunity to take part in the survey, which seeks residents’ views on the priorities for improving the estate.

The deadline for completing the survey is the end of May.

If you want to complete the survey, and would prefer to make an appointment, please contact Harriet Partington on 01636 655462 or email harriet.partington@newark-sherwooddc.gov.uk

Once the survey is completed, we will publish the results and next steps here.

Latest update

The Yorke Drive Residents Consultative Panel met again on 25 April, and were able to meet the Masterplanning architects , as well as agree how the Yorke Drive Newsletter will look and the information it will include. Look out for the Yorke Drive Newsletter later this month. If you want to join the panel, contact Harriet Partington on 01636 703 685 or e mail harriet.partington@newark-sherwooddc.gov.uk

From residents feedback from the Yorke Drive household survey, Newark and Sherwood Homes will be setting up a Task and Finish Action group with Residents Panel members to discuss actions in response to the issues raised. 

Yorke Drive Masterplanning Resident Consultation Programme for all residents and stakeholders kicks on 27 June  with a Workshop, 5:45pm-8.30pm, at the Bridge Community Centre, Lincoln Road.

Contact us

Newark and Sherwood District Council
Yorke Drive Focus
Castle House
Great North Road
Newark
Notts
NG24 1BY

01636 655462

harriet.partington@
newark-sherwooddc.gov.uk

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